Over £38 million of Salix funding used to install CHP across the UK public sector

Over £38 million of Salix funding used to install CHP across the UK public sector

Over £38 million of Salix interest-free loans have been used for the installation of combined heat and power (CHP) to provide high efficiency heat and power generation to UK public sector buildings, bringing estimated annual savings of over £10 million on energy bills. Last year saw a record number of these Salix funded CHP projects completing, with a total of £14 million of funding utilised throughout the public sector. CHP can generate heat and power…

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Scarborough Hospital Looks Forward to Low Carbon Future

Scarborough Hospital Looks Forward to Low Carbon Future

York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust have chosen NHS Sustainability day to celebrate the opening of their new low-carbon energy centre at Scarborough Hospital. The energy centre, which was delivered in partnership with Vital Energi will deliver in excess of £9.1m in guaranteed financial savings and almost 32,000 tonnes of carbon reduction over the course of a 15 year energy performance contract. The upgrade at Scarborough includes improved boiler control and the installation of a…

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Putting CHP Aftercare Front of Mind

Putting CHP Aftercare Front of Mind

While Combined Heat and Power (CHP) systems continue to grow in popularity, aftercare all too often remains an afterthought. Here Carl Main, Business Development Manager – Commercial and Industrial After Sales at Bosch Commercial and Industrial, explains the importance of servicing and maintenance in order to protect what often is a sizable investment. CHP systems are becoming increasingly popular due to their cost and fuel efficiency, as well as their ability to help heat networks…

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